ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The ABQ BioPark is hosting two events over the next couple of weeks for adults. The first adult-only night will be on April 23 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Penguin Chill building. On the Rocks: World Penguin Trivia Night will feature dinner, drinks, and penguin-themed trivia. Tickets will be $55 each.

Menu for Penguin Trivia Night:

  • New Mexico shrimp ceviche
  • Falafel slider 
  • Beer battered cod poppers with green chile tartar sauce 
  • Cheese and fresh fruit display

The second event will be on April 29 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at various locations across the zoo. Attendees will be able to enjoy an adult-only tour to learn about the reproductive habits and conservation of the ABQ BioPark Zoo’s animals. Tickets for the Like and Animal: Adults-only tour will be $65 per person and will include a drink and appetizer stations.

Menu for Like an Animal Night:

  • Giraffes
    • Antipasto with cured meats, olives, pickles, grilled vegetables
  • Hippos
    • Seasonal fruit and gourmet cheese display with crackers
  • Chimps
    • Duck confit crostini with brie and cherry shallot jam
  • Polar bears
    • Mini bagel with lox, cream cheese schmear, red onion, caper relish, egg whites
  • Dessert
    • Decorated sugar cookies

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